Katherine Marie Heigl is an actress, former model, and movie producer. She was born on November 24, 1978 in Washington D.C and is famous for her role in the hit T.V series ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ in which she plays Dr. Isobel Stevens. Katherine had started her career as a child model at the very young age of nine when an aunt of hers took pictures of her posing, and with her parent’s permission, sent them to modeling agencies. Heigl was soon scooped up by Wilhelmina, a modeling agency that operates worldwide.
Katherine, or Katie as she is lovingly called, was the youngest of 4 children. After joining Wilhelmina, Katie began doing advertisements and started auditioning for T.V and movie roles. Her first film was “The night”, which she worked on when she was just 11 years old. At 14 she would star in her first lead role with “My father the hero” which released in 1994. She balanced her schooling and education along with her modeling and acting.